Krampus Chasing Man with Branches and Chains

Title

Krampus Chasing Man with Branches and Chains

Description

This postcard has a white background and consists of images drawn in black. The left side of the postcard has a man dressed in a pin-striped suit, bowler hat, and carrying a can turning to look back at the Krampus as he runs from him. The Krampus is on the right side of the postcard and holds a bundle of branches in its right hand and chains in its left hand. On its back is a bushel basket with two smaller Krampuses with their arms raised in the air. The larger Krampus has one foot with hooves like a goat, and one human foot with a horn on the heel. It has a tail, furry body, two horns on its head, and smokes a pipe. The top right of the postcard reads "Grub vom Krampus." Their is some handwriting on the bottom left of the postcard.

Date

Date postcard was scanned: 20150929

Subject

Roseliep Christmas Postcard Collection
Roseliep, Raymond
Christmas Postcards
Krampus

Source

Raymond Roseliep Collection. Finding aids for the collection can be found at http://libguides.loras.edu/special/roseliep

Identifier

RoseliepPostcards_111_009

Format

JPEG

Rights

The Loras College Library rights statement is located at http://libguides.loras.edu/special/rights

Language

German

Coverage

Box 1, Tab 11

Contributor

Hahn, Sara

Type

Image

Original Format

Postcard

Physical Dimensions

14x9 cm

Files

http://loras.libraryhost.com/files/original/39bbb9fa7fa469c5f14978cb3a3f5489.jpg

Citation

“Krampus Chasing Man with Branches and Chains,” Loras College Digital Collections, accessed July 1, 2022, https://digitalcollections.loras.edu/items/show/2573.